Welcome to my weekly Slow Day post, inspired by Monica from The Homespun Heart. My Word for 2018 is Slow and, in the spirit of that word, I’m taking one day each week (Wednesday) off — I’ll be unplugged and offline and plan to move at a slower pace, take time to do things that refresh me, and just really focus on being present and savoring the moment.
Each week, I’ll be sharing a photographic peek into my Slow Day — and I’ll let the pictures almost 100% speak for themselves, instead of giving many explanations. Enjoy a little peek into our lives!
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I started the morning by cleaning the kitchen.
A clean kitchen makes me so happy!
This book is really making me think.
Taking a leisurely bath with soaking salts is one of my favorite things!
I thawed the frozen buttermilk to use for the waffles for dinner.
Lunch — made entirely with markdowns I got at Kroger!
And then I headed to my hair appointment.
One of my favorite things about getting my hair done? Having uninterrupted time to read! I enjoyed this book.
When I came home, I got to do a little more reading (in bed!) before it was time to focus on afternoon projects and making dinner
Silas and I had made waffles for dinner.
I cut up some marked down oranges that needed to be used up.
And then we made bacon to go with the waffles and oranges for dinner.
I headed out after dinner to meet my Discipleship Small Group. We’re meeting almost every Wednesday evening over the summer just because we love hanging out!
Jesse helped Silas with his 4th quarter project and they finished the Paris cityscape while I was gone.
And Kaitlynn learned how to make these beautiful paper flowers!